Sedef Aydogan’s Blog


exhibition/istanbul – thomas ruff
July 4, 2010, 10:04 pm
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Galerist hosts Thomas Ruff exhibition from July 7th to August 7th

further infromation: http://www.facebook.com/#!/event.php?eid=124149827626415&ref=mf

Thomas Ruff, Substrat 10 III

Thomas Ruff, NUD 041

Thomas Ruff, h.u.p. 01, 2000/2004, from the L.M.V.D.R. Series



beautiful calligraphy
January 16, 2010, 6:01 pm
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Hauert_Pekcetin00 by Phil Baines.
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from my project
December 5, 2009, 2:23 am
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This is from my photography project. It is a street wall from the asian side of Istanbul. I tried to emphasize the texture of the walls and make them a part of the art on the wall.



lil’ gangstas
December 5, 2009, 2:15 am
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These are the photos I took while I was wandering around in Istanbul in order to find material for my photography project.  Actually I was looking for street walls in different settlements. Suddenly these cute guys have surrounded me and wanted me to take photos of them. I didn’t make them pose for me, these are their own posturings.

They were so smart and friendly. I like the expression on the one’s face who is on the  rightmost side of the first photo.



Open Library / Superpool

Architects: Superpool
Location: Istanbul, Turkey
Project Team: Selva Gürdoğan, Gregers Tang Thomsen
Client: Platform Garanti
Collaborators: Quinze & Milan
Project Area: 260 sqm
Project year: 2008
Photographs: Iwan Baan





21st november was a foggy day in istanbul
November 23, 2009, 12:43 am
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VA 328 typology project

Our project in the course VA 328 is typology on photography. I have chosen the street walls as the subject matter, because I believe that walls on the street are good examples for an unofficial archive of the contmeporary events. Everyone is free to leave his/her message on the street walls, that’s why I can find marks from people with different lifestyles. They refer political messages, social problems in their marks.

These photos were taken in a small region by me, but I will broaden the region. I am trying to take photographs of the walls from each region of Istanbul.